This piece, made of red terracotta, is very strong due to the technical mastery of his author. The movement describing the effort to pull the boat ashore and the small metal parts add to the realism. The wicker basket containing two fish with the mouth open symbolizes the return of the peach.
Signature of the artist engraved in terracotta: S Grasso, master potter of the early 20th century, knew how to give life with meticulous realism to the work of Neapolitan fishermen and more to the south, that of Sicilian fishermen.
Conditions: Good general condition despite some scratches and missing parts. This beautiful terracotta describes with accuracy and anatomical precision the work of sinners at the beginning of the 20th century in southern Italy.
Dimensions: Length:32cm x Width:14cm x Height:10cm
This realistic work will give your interior the charm of a Mediterranean touch by contemplating the work of a time spent linked to nature.